Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Job Hotline
Employment Center

Published: 8/20/2018 11:10:00 AM - Nimkee Fitness

Begins Tuesday, Aug. 21 at Nimkee Fitness Center.
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Honoring Warriors & Their Families
Published: 8/20/2018 10:31:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

FREE ADMISSION to permanent and changing exhibits Memorial Day to Labor Day*
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American Indian Heritage Special
Published: 8/20/2018 10:25:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Song & Dance Presentations; Museum Tours | $4 Per student or Chaperone $2 Per Educator (Limited Space | Tue thru Friday Sept 3 to Nov 30
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Order Establishing Small Game Season 2018
Published: 8/20/2018 8:15:00 AM - Planning

Per Tribal Ordinance 11, Section 106 subdivision 3, the 2018 Small Game Season shall begin Tuesday, September 4. 2018 and will close on Sunday, April 28, 2019 unless ordered otherwise.
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Order Establishing Fall Wild Turkey Season 2018
Published: 8/20/2018 8:12:00 AM - Planning

Per Tribal Ordinance 11, Section 105 subdivision 6(B) the 2018 Fall Wild Turkey Season shall begin Tuesday, September 4, 2018 and will close on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 unless ordered otherwise.
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Order Establishing Deer Season 2018
Published: 8/20/2018 8:06:00 AM - Planning

Per Tribal Ordinance 11, Section 105 subdivision 6(B) the 2018 Deer Season shall begin Tuesday Sept 4, 2018 and will close on Sunday, January 13, 2019 unless ordered otherwise.
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Soaring Eagle Announces Grand Opening of Ascend
Published: 8/17/2018 1:24:00 PM - Soaring Eagle Casino

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe is having a grand opening ceremony to celebrate Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort’s newest features including a state of the art poker room, a comfortably enclosed non-smoking gaming area and the sports bar & night club ASCEND.
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2018 Cedar Point Trip
Published: 8/17/2018 11:10:00 AM - Recreation

$60 Per Person | Saturday Sept 22, 2018 | On Sale Aug 22 at 8am
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Family Game Night
Wednesday, August 1st
5 pm – 7 pm
Art Walk Central 2018
August 6th - 30th
10 am – 6 pm
Love & Logic Parenting Classes
Tue Begining August 7th
5 pm – 7 pm
Film Screening & Community Filmmaking Workshop
Thursday, Aug 9th
2 pm – 5 pm
Family Spirit Celebrating Dads
Tuesday, Aug 14th
11 am – 3 pm
Soaring Eagle Open
August 17th - 19th
Anishinaabemowin Symposium
Sept 7th - 8th
10 am – 3 pm
  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
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